Universities Superannuation Scheme (USS)

These pages provide information for University staff about the Universities Superannuation Scheme (USS). This scheme is open to eligible staff on Grade 6 or above.

If you are already a member of this Scheme, or you wish to join, you'll find further information on the USS website.

The Universities Superannuation Scheme (USS) is the principal pension scheme provided by universities and other higher education and associated institutions in the UK. It has around 330,000 members across almost 400 institutions.

From 1 April 2016, all new and existing USS members will contribute to the new Career Revalued Benefit (CRB) section of the scheme.

Further information about the scheme can be found on the USS web pages for members


Need Help or More Information?

If you are visiting the Department of Finance in person then you can find out more about how to find us and our opening times.

Who to Contact
If you have any queries then please contact the Pensions Office.

Postal Address: Pension Office, Department of Finance, University of Sheffield, Firth Court, Western Bank, Sheffield, S10 2TN

Location Address: Pension Office, Finance Department, Floor 5 The Arts Tower, Western Bank, Sheffield, S10 2TN